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Why Attend?

This is where Canada’s hottest foodservice products and services meet leading hospitality companies. Brands come to life. Trends are discovered. Experts heard. Ideas exchanged. Deals made.
  • 1,100 exhibit booths of innovative products and services for your industry
  • Industry Leaders discussing trends and topics
  • Non-stop demos, seminars, and workshops
  • Canada’s biggest hospitality networking event on Monday evening
  • Your competition will be there – don’t let them get the edge

Who Should Attend?

If you are in the hospitality business – bar, restaurant, caterer, accommodations, contract foodservice – you need to be at this show. If you’re looking to connect with top foodservice companies to find new growth opportunities for your operation, this is YOUR event.
  • New trends
  • Menu Ideas
  • Cost-saving programs
  • Education on industry issues
  • Networking with key suppliers and industry leaders

Register Now

Restaurants Canada Members are entitled to complimentary show admission. Members will receive instructions via email, or phone. Not a member? Join today to receive free passes to the show plus tools, resources, and industry research statistics to help your business.

Pricing (HST Applicable to all prices)

  • Regular Admission: $40 (Register by February 27, 2016)
  • Additional Registrations from Same Company: $20
  • Registration After February 27, 2016: $60
  • Restaurants Canada Members: Free

New This Year – CRIS/CROS

The Canadian Restaurant Investment Summit (CRIS) brings together restaurant owners/operators, chain executives, franchise operators, investors, lenders and key suppliers. CRIS presents topical issues by noted thought leaders who share opinions, stimulate discussion and create new directions. Find out more at
The Canadian Restaurant Operators Summit (CROS) provides operators with the resources and knowledge for restaurant success. Improve your business, learn how to control expenditures and retain staff, and network with some of Canada’s best restaurateurs. Find out more at
Presented by GE Capital Franchise Finance Canada, Big Picture Conferences, and hosted by Restaurants Canada, March 2, 2016 at the Hilton Downtown Toronto Hotel. Opening reception March 1 at the Hockey Hall of Fame. 
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Show Guide

View the 2016 show guide.
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Vitamix Giveaway!

Register online by Wednesday February 24th 2016 for a chance to win a Vitamix Two-Speed Drink Machine, compliments of Chesher Equipment Ltd . The commercial grade Vitamix Drink Machine Two-Speed is the reliable blender when powerful, functional, blending is needed. With manually-controlled two-speed capability, the Drink Machine Two-Speed will flawlessly create delicious frozen coffee drinks, fruit smoothies, granitas, shakes and more.

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